Head of Repair and Maintenance department

Our customer is a company that provides maintenance and repair services for underwater pipelines in the field of hydrocarbon transportation and is part of a large oil and gas holding, looking for a «Head of Repair and Maintenance department».



  • Act as senior representative of the offshore repair and maintenance discipline;
  • Management and maintenance of company provided items;
  • Provide technical support with respect to offshore pipeline integrity activities as senior member of the operations team;
  • Development of an emergency pipeline repair system for offshore pipelines in accordance with rules and requirements, specifications and international standards, from preparatory through to execution and post-execution phase;
  • Perform site visits to provide technical support or assist in troubleshooting activities related to offshore pipelines maintenance, repair or operation;
  • Coordinate with external parties in relation to offshore operations;
  • Interface with other internal discipline engineers with respect to survey, internal inspection, welding, NDE, QC, HSSE, permitting, cultural heritage, detailed design, procurement, subcontracts and supporting functions;
  • Provide work scope-related technical support in co-ordination with other departments;
  • Supervising and leading one of the disciplines within the offshore integrity management team;
  • Developing and implementing the offshore repair and maintenance management strategy for offshore pipelines;
  • Performing ad hoc, or on as requested basis, site visits to provide technical support or assist in troubleshooting activities related to offshore maintenance, repair and operation;
  • Liaising with other teams (commercial, operations, quality and HSSE);
  • Reviewing and challenging engineering procedures;
  • Monitoring performance in according to plan, specifications, standards, schedule and work instructions;
  • Implementing and actively driving best in business approach to integrity management and inspection regimes;
  • Mentoring/ coaching (junior) discipline engineers to achieve effective knowledge transfer and application.



  • Proven 15+ year of experience in technical roles in offshore construction projects of which at least 5 years’ experience with offshore maintenance in the petrochemical, refining, oil / gas exploration and/or production;
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a leadership/supervisory capacity;
  • Technical university degree, or equivalent supported by relevant experience and training;
  • Strong knowledge of offshore structure design and fabrication;
  • Be competent with major offshore pipeline codes & standards: DNV, API, ASME, ASTM, NACE;
  • Fluent use of English language in spoken and written form;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and proven experience in managing contractors, sub-contractors and vendors;
  • Experience in working with contractors, sub-contractors and vendors;
  • Proven experience in training and education of (junior) discipline engineers;
  • Experience of working in international and multicultural environment;
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills in order to deal tactfully and effectively with internal/ external contacts at all levels;
  • Ability to develop and build relationships;
  • Excelent organisational and time management/ prioritization skills;
  • Stress and crisis resistant, reliable and highly flexible;
  • High energy level, self-motivated with the highest degree of honesty and integrity.



  • Location – St. Petersburg (accommodation for nonresident);
  • Official salary, official employment;
  • Standard schedule.



* Согласие на передачу и обработку персональных данных
В соответствии с Федеральным законом от 27.07.2006 №152-ФЗ «О персональных данных» Соискатель выражает свое согласие на передачу и обработку компанией OOO «МПШ Восток» его персональных данных в целях потенциального трудоустройства. К персональным данным относятся следующие сведения: фамилия, имя, отчество Соискателя, дата и место его рождения, адрес проживания, семейное положение, образование, профессия, доходы, а также другая информация, полученная для трудоустройства Соискателя. Обработка персональных данных Соискателя включает сбор, систематизацию, накопление, хранение, уточнение (обновление, изменение), уничтожение, использование и распространение персональных данных внутри OOO «МПШ Восток», с применением следующих основных способов обработки, но не ограничиваясь ими: автоматизированная обработка, обработка без использования средств автоматизации, ведение базы данных. Ознакомиться с политикой обработки персональных данных можно здесь.